Dorset Council - Western and Southern Area Planning Committee
Thursday, 19th March, 2020 2.00 pm, POSTPONED

Venue: Committee Rooms A&B,, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, DT1 1UZ (DT1 1EE for sat nav). View directions

Contact: Denise Hunt  01305 224878 - Email:

No. Item



To receive any apologies for absence



Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of interest


Minutes pdf icon PDF 180 KB

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 20 February 2020.

Additional documents:


Public Participation

Members of the public wishing to speak to the Committee on a planning application should notify the Democratic Services Officer listed on the front of this agenda. This must be done no later than two clear working days before the meeting. Please refer to the Guide to Public Speaking at Planning Committee.


The deadline to register your request to speak at this committee meeting is 8.30am on Tuesday 17th March 2020.



Planning Applications

To consider the applications listed below for planning permission


Application Number – WP/19/00516/FUL – Land West of Roman Road and North of Spa Road, Weymouth pdf icon PDF 396 KB

Erection of 13 no. houses and 6 no. flats with associated access and parking.


Application No: WD/D/19/002865 - Land adjacent, Putton Lane, Chickerell pdf icon PDF 307 KB

Erection of 7 No. dwellings


Application Number: WD/D/19/001056 - Trafalgar farm, 34 Portesham, Weymouth DT3 4ET pdf icon PDF 244 KB

 Erect single storey dwelling.


Application No: WD/D/19/002093 - Old School House, Looke Lane, Puncknowle, Dorchester, DT2 9BD pdf icon PDF 215 KB

 Erect a double storey extension and alterations.


Application Number: WD/D/19/001397 - Sunnyside, Cottage, Highgate Lane, West Knighton, Dorchester, DT2 8PE pdf icon PDF 184 KB

Erection of double garage with annexe accommodation.


Application Number – WD/D/19/002027 - The Mound, Quayside, West Bay pdf icon PDF 224 KB

Removal of shipping container and erection of a building used to house and refill diving tanks.


Application Number: WD/D/19/002947 - Land adjacent to Railway Station, off Station Road, Maiden Newton Dorchester pdf icon PDF 323 KB

Construction of three metre wide multi-use path between Station Road and the former Branch Line to Bridport.


Application No: WD/D/19/003024 - Winsham Bridge, Winsham pdf icon PDF 201 KB

Repairs to stone work of bridge & replacement of stone rip-rap river bed through arch with stone filled gabion.


Urgent items

To consider any items of business which the Chairman has had prior notification and considers to be urgent pursuant to section 100B (4) b) of the Local Government Act 1972

The reason for the urgency shall be recorded in the minutes.


Exempt Business

To move the exclusion of the press and the public for the following item in view of the likely disclosure of exempt information within the meaning of paragraph 3 of schedule 12 A to the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).

The public and the press will be asked to leave the meeting whilst the item of business is considered.